National LGBT Bar Association Prudential Fellowship Program
Deadline: March 11, 2013
The National LGBT Bar Association is pleased to partner with Prudential Financial, Inc. (Prudential) to provide a meaningful summer internship opportunity to a highly-motivated first-year law student. Through this partnership, the National LGBT Bar Association will select a student to join the 2013 summer law intern class at Prudential for a 10-week internship at Prudential’s offices, for a stipend of approximately $10,000. Internship positions will be located in the New Jersey tri-state area. A position may also be available in Dallas, TX.
The summer intern will have the opportunity to work with attorneys who support the broad reach of the Prudential businesses. The summer intern will also participate in the summer intern training program, which includes programs presented by Prudential attorneys that highlight different areas of the business and the legal department. Each intern will be paired with an attorney who will serve as a mentor during the program and will provide guidance on projects. The summer intern may also have an opportunity to practice interviewing skills, prepare presentations and shadow attorneys on various projects. The summer internship will run between June 3, 2013 and August 9, 2013.
•Must be a member of the National LGBT Bar Association
•Must be a law student enrolled at an ABA-accredited law school and have successfully completed the first year of law school and be scheduled for graduation in spring 2015 (full-time students) or spring 2016 (part-time students)
•Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent
•Ideal applicant will have financial or business-related experience or interest
All applicants must be available for phone interviews between Monday, March 18, and Friday, March 22.
How to Apply:
To apply, you must submit a resume and a writing sample to:
D’Arcy Kemnitz, Esq.
National LGBT Bar Association
1301 K Street, NW, Suite 1100 East Tower
Washington, DC 20005
Award: The summer intern will be paid a stipend of approximately $10,000, which shall accrue and be paid on an hourly basis.